Dekalb County, GA Assistance Programs and Resources

Dekalb County Housing Assistance Programs

Our housing assistance programs include HUD, housing assistance, Section 8, subsidized housing programs in Dekalb County.

New Way of Life Ministries

3065 Midway Rd.
Scottdale, GA - 30079
(404) 934-3176
Services: This program provides a transitional housing facility for males 18 to 60 years of age who are looking to rehabilitate and re-enter society as productive, community oriented citizens. Fees are based on the client's ability to pay; minimum stay is six months, maximum one year. Area Served: Butts, Cherokee, Clayton, Cobb, Coweta, DeKalb, Douglas, Fayette, Fulton, Gwinnett, Henry, Paulding, Rockdale Hours of Operation: Monday-Sunday: 9:00 am to 4:00 pm Fees: Call for details ..

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Interfaith Outreach Home, Inc.

5200-A Buford Hwy
Doraville, GA - 30340
(770) 457-3727
This Dekalb County agency operates a transitional home for families with children that are homeless or recently evicted. Case managers also offer other supportive services while families transition to self-sufficiency. Access career counseling, job training, assistance in finding permanent housing, and other support...

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Initiative for Affordable Housing, Inc.

1434 Scott Blvd.
Decatur, GA - 30030
(404) 299-9979
The organization provides transitional housing and other guidance and support services. This includes permanent housing search assistance. Get help in locating affordable housing in single and multi-family units. Also get help in applying for emergency rental assistance...

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Bonner Brothers Transitional Housing

3317 Panola Road
Lithonia, GA - 30038
770-873-3775
Transitional Housing...

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Dekalb County Food Assistance Programs

Our list of food assistance programs includes: food pantries, soup kitchens, congregate meal programs in Dekalb County.

Toco Hills Community Alliance

1790 Lavista Rd NE
Atlanta, GA - 30329
(404) 325-0677
Food/Clothing Pantry Area and Zip Codes serve: 30033, 30324, 30329, 30341, 30345 Hours of Operation: Monday - Thursday: 1:00 pm to 4:00 pm ..

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Suthers Center for Christian Outreach

3550 Broad St
Atlanta, GA - 30341
(770) 455-3358
Food Pantry Area and Zip Codes serve: 30319, 30341 Hours of Operation: Tuesday, Friday: 10:00 am to 12:00 pm ..

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St. Peter & Paul Catholic Church

2560 Tilson Road
Decatur, GA - 30032
(404) 241-5862
Food Pantry Area and Zip Codes serve: 30030, 30032, 30033, 30034, 30316 Hours of Operation: Saturday: 9:00 am to 11:00 am ..

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Shallowford Presbyterian Church

2375 Shallowford Rd
Atlanta, GA - 30345
(404) 321-1844
Food Pantry Area and Zip Codes serve: DeKalb Hours of Operation: Tuesday - Thursday: 9:00 am to 1:00 pm ..

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Joseph’s Storehouse

6788 Rockbridge Rd.
Stone Mountain, GA - 30087
(404) 826-9316
Food Pantry Hours of Operation: Wednesday, Thursday: 9:00 am to 11:30 am ..

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Jewish Family & Career Services - Dunwoody

4549 Chamblee-Dunwoody Rd.
Dunwoody, GA - 30338
(770) 677-9300
Food and Career Services Hours of Operation: Monday - Friday: 9:00 am to 5:00 pm ..

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I Care Atlanta

5879-B New Peachtree Rd.
Doraville, GA - 30340
(678) 615-3341
Food pantry and Job Placement Hours of Operation: Hours vary by program; call for details ..

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Hillside Presbyterina Church

1879 Columbia Dr
Decatur, GA - 30032
(404) 289-3092
Food Pantry Area and Zip Codes serve: 30032 Hours of Operation: Tuesday: 1:00 pm to 3:00 pm ..

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Greenforest Social Ministry

3250 Rainbow Dr.
Decatur, GA - 30034
(404) 486-1120
Food Pantry Area and Zip Codes serve: 13 Metro Atlanta Counties Hours of Operation: Monday, Friday: 10:00 am to 2:00 pm Wednesday: 1:30 pm to 5:30 pm ..

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Fulton Atlanta Community Action Authority

30 Warren Street SE
Atlanta, GA - 30317
404-370-7060
Services: Offers food, clothing, financial assistance. Assistance with rent and utilities. ..

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First African Methodist Episcopal Church

2046 Richard Allen Ln SE
Atlanta, GA - 30316
(404) 241-5900
Food Pantry and Clothes Closet Hours of Operation: Wednesday: 12 pm to 1:00 pm ..

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Family Support Center

118 2nd Ave
Decatur, GA - 30030
(404) 378-6284
Food Pantry Hours of Operation: Monday Wednesday: 9:00 am to 12:00 pm ..

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Episcopal Church of the Holy Cross

2005 S Columbia Place
Decatur, GA - 30032
(404) 284-1211
Food Pantry Area Served: DeKalb Hours of Operation: Last Saturday of each month: 8:00 am to 10:00 am ..

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Decatur Cooperative Ministry

P.O. Box 457
Decatur, GA - 30031
404-284-4411
Food, Clothing, Financial Assistance. Hours: M-F 9-5. Project Take Charge: provides emergency assistance with rent, mortgage, utilities, and food, as well as case management and financial education. Must be resident of Dekalb County..

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Cords of Life

3013 Rainbow Dr
Decatur, GA - 30034
(404) 345-8877
Food Pantry Hours of Operation: Monday, Thursday: 10:00 am to 2:00 pm Wednesday: 1:00 pm to 6:00 pm Fees: 30% of the gross income ..

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Clifton United Methodist Church

2918 Clifton Church Rd
Atlanta, GA - 30316
(404) 241-3388
Food Pantry Area and Zip Codes serve: 30032, 30034, 30316 Hours of Operation: 10 am to 12:30 pm 3rd Wednesday of each month ..

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Briarcliff Baptist Church

3039 Briarcliff Rd
Atlanta, GA - 30329
(404) 633-6103
Serves free food seasonally. Call for details Hours of Operation: Thursday: 12:00 pm to 1:45 pm ..

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Dekalb County Clothing Assistance Programs

See our list of free clothing assistance programs below.

Lynda G. McSwain Center for Hope

1084 Woodland Ave SE
Atlanta, GA - 30316
(404) 627-7364
Services: Offer job bank and clothing. Hours of Operation: Monday - Thursday: 10:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. ..

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Dekalb County Health Care Assistance Programs and Clinics

Our list of clinics and healthcare assistance programs includes free and income based clincs: dental and medical, health care assistant payment programs, etc.

Southside Medical Center - Gresham

2578 Gresham Rd S E
Atlanta, GA - 30316
(404) 688-1350
Southside Medical Center is a leader in organizing, providing and supporting affordable health care and related services to the public through diversified business activities. Hours of Operation: Monday – Friday: 8:00 am to 5:00 pm Fees: Sliding scale, accepts Medicaid, Medicare, private insurance ..

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Dekalb County Homeless Shelters and Homeless Assistance Programs

Our list of homeless programs include emergency homeless shelters, day shelters, homeless resources for men, women, and families. Free public showers, etc

New Way of Life Ministries, Inc. of Dekalb County

3065 Midway Rd.
Decatur, GA - 30032
(404) 934-3176
Provides substance abuse treatment and transitional shelters for males 18 to 60 years of age who are looking to rehabilitate and re enter society as productive, community oriented citizens. Minimum stay is six months, maximum one year...

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Dekalb County Various Assistance Programs

Below we list an array of other helpful resource programs we have found in Dekalb County.

WorkSource DeKalb

774 Jordan Ln.
Decatur, GA - 30033
(404) 687-3400
Job Search Assistance Hours of Operation: Monday - Thursday: 8:00 am to 6:30 pm Friday: 8:00 am to 4:00 pm ..

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Serenity House of Atlanta Ministries

600 Main St
Atlanta, GA - 30058
(844) 473-7364
At Serenity House, we offer the opportunity for our residents to safely experience the transition from higher levels of care to re-entry in the community by participating in a controlled living environment. Hours of Operation: 24 hours daily Fees: sliding scale ..

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Recovery Consultants of Atlanta

3423 Covington Dr.
Decatur, GA - 30032
(404) 289-0313
Rehab Hours of Operation: Monday – Friday: 9:00 am to 5:00 pm Fees: Sliding Scale ..

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Patron Helping Hands

1227 Rockbridge Road,
Stone Mountain, GA - 30087
(770) 755-1394
Hours of Operation: Monday - Sunday: 8:00 am to 5:00 pm Fees: straight fee ..

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Oakhurst Medical Centers

5582 Memorial Drive
Stone Mountain, GA - 30083
(404) 298-8998
Hours of Operation: Monday - Thursday,  from   8:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m. Friday, from 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. Saturday,  from 10:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. Fees: Sliding scale ..

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Heating Energy Assistance Team, Inc. (H.E.A.T)

2167 Northlake Parkway, Suite 112
Tucker, GA - 30084
678-406-0212
The Heating Energy Assistance Team, Inc. (HEAT) has helped low-income families and individuals pay their heating bills for years. Qualifications: Total gross yearly household income is at or below 60% of Georgia's median income level, Household has a member who is responsible for paying the heating bills. The person making the application is a U.S. citizen, qualified alien or permanent resident. Applicant has received a disconnection notice or needs to restore service (must provide verification). Referral then made to corresponding county's Community Action Agency. Once approved, a check is sent to the client's energy provider...

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Family Promise North Fulton/DeKalb

1978 Mt. Vernon Rd.
Atlanta, GA - 30338
(770) 609-5407
Hours of Operation: Monday – Friday: 8:30 am to 5:00 pm Fees: none ..

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Decatur Area Emergency Assistance Ministry

515 E. Ponce de Leon Ave.
Decatur, GA - 30030
(404) 373-2300
DEAM will continue to offer emergency assistance to our neighbors in need and to direct them to community organizations who are equipped to provide long-term solutions to their financial stress. Area and Zip Codes serve: 30002, 30030, 30079; parts of zip codes that fall in DeKalb: 30032, 30033, 30307, 30317 Hours of Operation: Monday – Friday: 9:00 am to 11:30 am ..

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Government and Private Assistance Programs

Housing Programs and Assistance

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Food Programs

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Free clothing assistance

Thousands of churches and religious organizations offer low-cost or free drug and alcohol treatment as part of their missions.